October 2018

NORTH AMERICAN MORNING BRIEF 23/10: LME base metals prices dip; China ferrous scrap outlook; global chrome wrap

The latest metal markets news and price moves to start the North American day on Tuesday October 23.

GLOBAL CHROME WRAP: Recovery of ore prices to China builds momentum

Prices for China-origin UG2 chrome ore and Turkish lumpy chrome ore rose over the trading session on Friday October 19, while Chinese domestic ferro-chrome spot prices fell slightly on weak demand from stainless steel mills.

ASIAN MORNING BRIEF 23/10: Base metal prices climb; LME clarifies strategy; Cliveden opening Singapore office

The latest news and price moves to start the Asian day on Tuesday October 23.

Chrome ore prices reacting strongly to chrome ore stock reduction in China

A sudden reduction in published estimates of chrome ore stock in China has contributed to a recovery in prices for the steel-making raw material since September after earlier high estimates had weighed on prices, market sources told Fastmarkets MB.

FASTMARKETS NON-FERROUS PRICE CHANGES 19/10: Noble alloys, bulk alloys & ores

The following Metal Bulletin noble alloys, bulk alloys and ores prices changed on Friday October 19:

GLOBAL CHROME SNAPSHOT: Chrome ore prices for imports into China continue to recover

Key data for the pricing session in the week ending Friday October 19.

GLOBAL CHROME WRAP: Ore, alloy prices jump in China following higher tender offers

Higher October tender prices for ferro-chrome in China have boosted prices for imported ore and alloy.

GLOBAL CHROME SNAPSHOT: Prices for chrome ore, alloys imported into China continue to recover

Key data for the pricing session in the week ending Friday October 12.

FASTMARKETS NON-FERROUS PRICE CHANGES 12/10: Noble alloys, bulk alloys & ores

The following Fastmarkets noble alloys, bulk alloys and ores prices changed on Friday October 12:

PRICING NOTICE: Delayed publication of chrome ore, ferro-chrome price calculations

Fastmarkets MB published one of its chrome ore and two ferro-chrome prices later than scheduled on October 5.